Eileen C. McBride, a 45 year resident of Brewster, NY, died peacefully at Putnam Hospital Center on December 22, 2017. She was 89 years old.
Eileen was born on December 10, 1928, in Manhattan, NY, daughter to the late Michael and Katie (O’Leary) Cummings. On August 28, 1948, she married the love of her life Christopher P. McBride. Christopher predeceased his wife on June 13, 1992.
Mrs. McBride was an active parishioner of St. Lawrence O’ Toole Church, Brewster, NY and a member of the Catholic Daughters. She was also a member of the Southeast Seniors. She was very caring and social, whether in person or on the phone she made sure to check in. Eileen loved to window shopping as well as bargain shopping. Her loved for shopping led her to work at Caldor’s in Brookfield, CT.
Eileen is survived by her three children; Christopher McBride of Lake Carmel, NY, Michael McBride of Mahopac, NY and Kathleen McBride of Brewster, NY, her 5 grandchildren; Heather, Michael, April, Christopher and Dana and her 3 great grandchildren; Chloe, Tyler and Abby.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Wednesday December 27, 2017 at St. Lawrence O’Toole Church, Brewster, NY at 10 am. Interment followed at St. Lawrence O’Toole Cemetery. Friends and family called at the Beecher Funeral Home 1 Putnam Avenue, Brewster, NY on Tuesday December 26, 2017 from 4pm-8pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital.